Peruse this list of links to sites for your enviro-enjoyment!
In the Kingston area:
Farmer’s Market at Queen’s – On Wednesdays, vendors from the Farmer’s Market park in front of Stauffer Library to sell their goods.
Kingston Public Market– Stop by the market in downtown Kingston. Check out their website for hours & directions.
Kingston Sustainability Centre – From one centre to another…Check out their location in Kingston for lots of community information and events.
Queen’s Alma Mater Society – Check out all the other clubs and services Queen’s has to offer! (See: the Commission on Environment & Sustainability section).
School of Environmental Studies – Check here for a list of environmental initiatives in the Queen’s community.
Sustainable Kingston – A website outlining the efforts of over 40 organizations and groups in the Kingston area towards Kingston’s goal of being Canada’s Most Sustainable City!
Some of Our Favorites:
Carbon Savings – Help your wallet while you conserve energy and water. This website highlights new technologies to do so, and provides calculators to estimate your annual savings, payback period, and CO2 reduction.
ConsumerAffairs Solar Energy Guide – A buyers guide for consumers interested in solar energy. Compare reviews for solar installers and find what services are best for you!
David Suzuki Foundation – Commentary about the latest environmental happenings from the people at the David Suzuki Foundation
Going Green at School – A guide to sustainable living in college and in life.
Greenpeace Canada – Everyone’s favourite environmental activists
Instructables– Online community of crafters and DIYers. Lots of cool green projects you can do at home with recycled items!
Story of Stuff – If you haven’t already, or even if you have, check out this 20 minute video about the impact of consumption
Tap the Tap – Tips on easy water conservation techniques in your everyday life!
Tipping Point – ~10 min animated video about important factors and potential impacts of global climate change
TreeHugger – A link to the Discovery Channel’s environmental media outlet. Find their current news stories, DIY projects
CRAFT Kingston– Organic farming internships in Ontario
GoodWork Canada – Looking for an environmental job? Check out job postings here
Society for Conservation Biology – More jobs!